IMSA, the International Motor Sports Association starts its 52nd WeatherTech Sportscar Championship season this coming weekend on the historic road course at Daytona International Speedway (DIS).
The COVID-19 pandemic is making decisions for most racing organizations, shifting schedules at will and throwing havoc into traditional starts, and traditional dates held most seasons prior to 2020.
Acura and Team Penske may have closed out their three-year IMSA racing DPi partnership, but the manufacturer is continuing to race in the WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.
Kevin Harvick swapped the lead with Kyle Busch and held off the defending NASCAR Cup Series champion over an intense string of closing laps to win Saturday’s Bass Pro Shops Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway.
The news following Sunday’s Dodge NHRA Nationals, held on the Lucas Oil Raceway dragstrip wasn’t dominated by winners and losers.
The NHRA’s Mello Yello Drag Racing Series sprang noisily back into action for two weekends in mid-July. This, after being silent since late February’s second scheduled race of the 2020 season outside Phoenix.
The Indianapolis Motor Speedway is changing how it intends to run the 104th Indianapolis 500 next month. Before the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, upended known society, the race was scheduled, as it has been since 1911, on the Sunday before Memorial Day in May.
The NHRA announced that due to the COVID-19 pandemic, that the Dodge Mile-High NHRA Nationals Presented By Pennzoil at Bandimere Speedway in Denver, Colo. (Aug. 7-9) and the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway in Brainerd, Minn. (Aug. 14-16) has been postponed until further notice.
Sheppard’s conquest for the record books began with his 35th career Fast Time Award at 14.412 seconds, which marked his second-straight year as the fastest qualifier at Plymouth.
Last weekend’s two-day E3 Spark Plugs NHRA Nationals on the historic Lucas Oil Raceway dragstrip outside Indianapolis admitted some fans, once they’d had their temperatures checked and donned masks on-site.